Child Dies After Being Struck By Ambulance In Boston

A child has died after being struck by an ambulance in downtown Boston.

Police say the child was hit around 1:30 p.m. Saturday on Nassau Street.

The child was taken to nearby Tufts Medical Center and pronounced dead. Police haven't released the child's age or identity.

Police say the child was hit by a private ambulance, but the vendor wasn't immediately available.

Police say it appears to be a tragic accident.

The investigation is ongoing. No further details were immediately available.


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